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Vacancy Details

Software Engineer - REF No. HQ5121

Industry Sector: Computers - Software
Location: Worcester

Salary: from £30000 to £35000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: John Cotton

Job Summary

A Software Engineer is required to join a dynamic and exciting company which specialises in industry leading cyber-security software. The successful candidate will be experienced in C++, C++11, STL and Object Orientated Programming and Design. They will enhance the company's products, and develop new projects. The position offers a competitive salary, employment package and great place to work. Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Detailed Job Description

A Software Engineer is required to join a dynamic and exciting company which specialises in industry leading cyber-security software. The successful candidate will be experienced in C++, C++11, STL and Object Orientated Programming and Design. They will enhance the company's products, and develop new projects. The position offers a competitive salary, employment package and great place to work.

Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

Key Responsibilities:

* Object Oriented software design, code (primarily in C++) and test for platform independent applications;
* Making decisions at architectural level
* Updating and writing documentation;
* Assisting Team Leader with training and mentoring other members of the team;
* Leading iterations of projects;
* Liaising with support and occasionally customers;
* Attending of Trade shows as and when required;
* Contribute, and to certain extent manage, process improvement activities.

Skills, Qualifications, and Experienced Required:

Essential:

* 2+ year's commercial experience in C++.
* Strong C++ development experience including C++11 and STL.
* Good understanding of Object Orientated Programming and Design.
* Excellent communication skills.
* Excellent team working skills.
* Passion for learning.

Desirable:

* Knowledge of Qt and CMake;
* Knowledge of Jira and Linux operating system;
* Knowledge of networking technologies (routers, switches and firewalls);
* Knowledge of IT security best practices;
* Experience with Unit Testing;
* Experience or understanding of agile and scrum methodologies.

Benefits:

Pension scheme

Healthcare plan

Standing desk option

Childcare vouchers

Cycle scheme

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000

Location: Worcester

Job Type: Permanent

Vacancy Reference: HQ5121


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